About C3

About Us

We are a UAE-based social enterprise helping entrepreneurs in the Middle East and Africa unlock their growth potential and maximize their positive impact on the community.

Our programs accelerate their growth and impact with the support of experienced professionals and impact investors.

Companies Creating Change (C3)

Vision

To enable social entrepreneurs to scale and become active agents of positive social impact by providing transformative innovation and acceleration programs.

Mission

Help thousands of social enterprises in emerging markets become financially sustainable and demonstrate positive impact on society and the environment.

Beliefs

Good intention are not enough: all social enterprises should have access to top-quality programs, experienced professionals and impact investors.
Social Enterprise Mark AwardSustainable Development Goals AwardUN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Our Achievements.

Proud to be awarded the 1st international Social Enterprise Mark and be recognised as a United Nations SDGs pioneer in the region!

We are now officially the exclusive partner of Social Enterprise Mark in the region!

We are proud to be a member of Private Sector Alliance for Disaster Resilient Societies (ARISE) National Network.

Our Team

Meet the C3 Change-Makers
Medea Nocentini

Medea Nocentini

Co-Founder
Anna-Liisa Goggs

Anna-Liisa Goggs

Co-Founder
Kevin Holliday

Kevin Holliday

COO
Jenny Oberender

Jenny Oberender

Programs Lead
Mustafa Tubaileh

Mustafa Tubaileh

Operations Manager
Mustafa Tubaileh

Lana Azhari

Communications & Community Manager
Mustafa Tubaileh

Nida Romanes

Office Manager
Ali Draycott

Ali Draycott

Senior advisor
Laudy Lahdo

Laudy Lahdo

CEO
Trainers
Medea Nocentini

Chris Thomas

CO-CEO & Co-Founder Eureeca
Anna-Liisa Goggs

Holly Fenton

Trainer, Coach, Strengths Certified
Yousra Diab

Tarig El-Sheikh

Founder, Jigsaw Group & Yacob
Ali Draycott

Tena Pick

Founder Project KAL

The C3 2020 Annual Report, including C3 at a glance, 2020 in focus and 2020 key metrics.

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The C3 Impact Report 2019 is out! All project updates, geographical expansion & impact data...

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